The table below looks at the statistics for Windchill skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windchill over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PTC Windchill
Rank 589 579 592
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing Windchill 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Applications category 0.095% 0.045% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £428 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £428 -
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £36.37 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.37 - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7377 6619 7595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.02% 12.55% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4098 3606 3960
Average daily rate £338 £333 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £153 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 723 648 787
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

Windchill
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windchill within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Windchill Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windchill
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windchill within the UK.

Windchill Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windchill
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windchill within the UK.

Windchill Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windchill
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windchill within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 4 - - 2
South East - 1 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cumbria - - - - 2
North West - - - - 2

Windchill
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windchill also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windchill.

1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) PLM
2 5 (33.33%) PTC
3 4 (26.67%) Aerospace
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) HND
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) PDM
4 3 (20.00%) QA
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) HNC
4 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) User Experience
6 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (6.67%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL

Windchill
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windchill also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windchill. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) CATIA
1 1 (6.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (26.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Configuration Controller
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Junior
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) PLM
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) PDM
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) HND
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) HNC
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) PTC
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO